Tony Romo

Quarterback

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • Total Contract Value: $108,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 16/130 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $40,000,000
  • Age: 37
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 236
  • College: Eastern Illinois
  • Accrued Seasons: 14
  • Entry: 2003 Undrafted Free Agent (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2013
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2017 (SFA)

Contract Notes

Romo signed a 6 year contract extension with the Cowboys on March 31, 2013. The contract is worth $108,000,000 and contains a $25,000,000 signing bonus. Romo’s 2013 and 2014 base salaries were fully guaranteed upon signing. $15 million of his 2015 salary is guaranteed for injury only with $7.5 million becoming fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2014 League Year. Another $7.5 million becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2015 League Year. If Romo fails to participate in 90% of the offseason workout program his salary will de-escalate by $500,000.

On March 4, 2014 Romo converted $12.5 million of his 2014 base salary into a signing bonus.

The Cowboys released Romo on April 4, 2017 with a Post June 1 designation. His cap charge will count in full for 2017 until June 1 at which point it will reduce to $10.7 million. There will be an $8.9 million cap charge for Romo in 2018.
According to the Dallas Morning News, Romo restructured his contract on April 1, 2015 and converted $16 million of his salary to a signing bonus. The move created $12.8 million in cap space.

Salary Cap Breakdown

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2008$605,000$3,962,499$0$0$0$4,567,499
2009$620,000$3,962,499$0$0$0$4,582,499
2010$8,500,000$3,962,499$0$0$0$12,462,499
2011$810,000$5,600,499$0$0$0$6,410,499
2012$825,000$7,235,503$0$0$0$8,060,503
2013$1,500,000 $1,500,000$10,318,835$0$0$0$11,818,835
2014$1,000,000 $1,000,000$10,773,000$0$0$0$11,773,000
2015$1,000,000$13,973,000$0$0$0$14,973,000
2016$8,500,000$12,335,000$0$0$0$20,835,000
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Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedPassingRushingFumbles
Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201315342/53563.9%382831103596.720381.9041
201415304/43569.9%370534929113.226612.3073
2015483/12168.6%88457679.44133.3011
201613/475%29100178.1000.0000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average
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